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Fifth Grade (Grade 5) Music Theory Questions

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Grade 5 Musical Notation
A Dotted Half note gets two and a half beats.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 5 Musical Notation
                is the curved line connecting notes of different pitch.
  1. Octave
  2. Slur
  3. Dolce
  4. Tenuto
Grade 5 Musical Terms
How many counts does a dotted half note receive?         Three        
Grade 5 Musical Terms
Which word describes music getting softer?
  1. Crescendo
  2. Decrescendo
  3. Accelerando
  4. Ritardando
Grade 5 Musical Notation
A         whole         note is held for four counts.
Grade 5 Musical Terms
The main tune of a song is called the:
  1. tone
  2. harmony
  3. melody
  4. rhythm
Grade 5 Musical Notation
Which is the correct order for these tempos from slowest to fastest?
  1. Presto, Allegro, Andante, Adagio
  2. Andante, Allegro, Adagio, Presto
  3. Adagio, Andante, Allegro, Presto
  4. Allegro, Andante, Presto, Adagio
Grade 5 Musical Notation
There are 4 beats in a half note?
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 5 Musical Terms
The sign for accent is        >       .
Grade 5 Scales
A diatonic scale is a scale that has 7 notes.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 5 Musical Notation
The number of beats in a measure indicated by the following time signature:
Simple Time Signature
  1. 4
  2. 3
  3. 12
  4. 1
Grade 5 Musical Notation
The key of F major has one flat?
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 5 Musical Notation
The Treble clef is also known as the:
G Clef
  1. C Clef
  2. F Clef
  3. G Clef
  4. Db Clef
Grade 5 Musical Notation
A                quarter note                has one beat.
Grade 5 Musical Terms
A crescendo tells you to get softer.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 5 Musical Terms
The space between the clef sign and the time signature is the:
  1. Coda
  2. dynamics
  3. tempo
  4. Key Signature
Grade 5 Musical Terms
Dynamics refers to the                 of music.
  1. speed
  2. volume
  3. pitch
  4. key
Grade 5 Musical Notation
What does this symbol indicate in a piece of music?
Common Time Signature
  1. The key of C
  2. Clarinet solos
  3. Common Time
  4. C Clef
Grade 5 Musical Notation
This clef is known as the:
G Clef
  1. Alto Clef
  2. Bass Clef
  3. Treble Clef
  4. Double Bass Clef
Grade 5 Musical Terms
The terms, duple, triple and quadruple refer to:
  1. a note in its original white key
  2. the number of beats in a measure
  3. the length of time that a note is played
  4. double flats and sharps
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